Thursday, November 23, 2023
This 9-minute video highlights the fun and the food of this wonderful 2023 Thanksgiving holiday for the Melonakos family in Mooresville, NC. Enjoy... Music provided by: Cold Funk - Funkorama by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/... Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-... Artist: http://incompetech.com/
Friday, June 23, 2023
We were so happy to have our Georgia children's families visit Becky & me and Steve & Janet's family in Mooresville, NC in June 2023. With this visit, 3 of our 5 children and 13 of our 14 grandchildren were with us for a few days. This 10-minute video highlights the fun activities we had together -- with the majority of the video being on Lake Norman, NC. Enjoy... Music Provided by: ** Daily Beetle by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ ** Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1500025 ** Artist: http://incompetech.com/ ** Happy Bee Surf by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ ** Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1300015 ** Artist: http://incompetech.com/
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
One of the most fun activities we had during our trip to Israel was to float in the Dead Sea. This 5-minute video has highlights of this visit.. enjoy. Special thanks to Erik Trinidad. I used a portion of his great video in mine.
Friday, May 5, 2023
This 11-minute video shows highlights of amazing sites south of Old City Jerusalem. Included in the video are: 0:00 Valley of Elah (where David + Goliath battled) 1:33 Church of the Nativity (in Bethlehem) 3:12 Ramat Lehi (Jawbone Hill, Samson) 4:07 Bet Guvrin National Park (Bell Caves) 7:05 Qumran (Dead Sea Scrolls) 7:52 Masada Fortress Enjoy...
Monday, May 1, 2023
This 10-minute video highlights sites we saw in early May within Old City Jerusalem as we wandered with friends on several different days. Old City, at 0.35 square miles, is amazing and is the most historical part of Jerusalem. Old City is divided into the Temple Mount and four Quarters -- Christian, Muslim, Armenian, and Jewish. Upon arrival in Jerusalem, we paid to walk along the Ramparts Walk to get an elevated view of Old City. On other days we just wandered -- we loved being with so many others in this beautiful portion of the city. Enjoy...
This 8-minute video highlights the Bar Mitzvah celebrations that take place at the Western Wall in Old City, Jerusalem on Mondays and Thursdays. Starting near the Dung Gate, the Bar Mitzvah youth and celebrants form a procession that walks to the Western Wall where the ceremony takes places. What an eventful time for these 13-year-old boys and their families. Enjoy...
Friday, April 28, 2023
This 9-minute video highlights our visit to Petra, Jordan. Petra was the capital city of the Nabataeans from roughly 300 BC to 100 CE. Favorite sites we visited were the Siq, the narrow pathway that leads to the main attraction, The Treasury. We also hiked up the 822 steps (~ 1 mile) to another impressive stone edifice, the Monastery. Enjoy...
Wednesday, April 26, 2023
This 10-minute video shows highlights of our visit to Giza, Egypt. While there we visited the Great Pyramid, went on a camel ride, and viewed the Great Sphinx. What an amazing visit. Our visit to Egypt was one of three countries visited... stay tuned for more videos including ones from Petra, Jordan and Israel.
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
This 16-minute video highlights the fun activities we had with our North Carolina grandchildren during Spring Break March 2023. The activities included joining in to celebrate the 150th anniversary of our city, Mooresville, NC, kayaking on the lake, going to the Catawba Science Center in Hickory, NC, etc. Enjoy...
Thursday, February 2, 2023
This 8-minute video provides highlights of a visit to a sloth sanctuary. During a cruise in the Western Caribbean, one stop was in Port Limon, Costa Rica. From the port, we went on this amazing excursion to visit the sloths in their rehabilitation center. At the end of our visit with the sloths, we were taken in canoes and paddled by guides on the Estrella River, which is directly behind the sanctuary. Enjoy... and please subscribe. –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Music Provided by: Limujii https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fd6xL... Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported — CC BY-SA 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://hypeddit.com/track/hi2fol Music promoted by: Good Vibes - No Copyright Vlog Music https://bit.ly/2YAg2XI
Wednesday, February 1, 2023
This 6-minute video shows that amazing animals housed at Port Oasis in Cartagena, Colombia. This free park is at the cruise port terminal in Cartagena. Amazing birds, especially parrots, a spider monkey, an iguana and pink flamingos roam free in this beautiful location. Enjoy, and please subscribe. Background music provided by: Roa - Breathe https://bit.ly/3qVrckx Creative Commons — Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported — CC BY-SA 3.0 Free Download / Stream: https://hypeddit.com/link/32536o Music promoted by: Good Vibes - No Copyright Vlog Music https://bit.ly/2YAg2XI